Every year these numbers go up… the region is named the most dangerous, most violent, even murder capital. And every year their solution is more money. The region already spends more than 50%!o(MISSING)f its budget on law enforcement. More than most regions for less servicing. Each year voters are subjected to a new tax.. and crime gets worse.
At no time do we look at the ‘effectiveness’ of what we’re doing, explore alternatives or attack the root issues of crime.
Homicides increase in St. Louis County in each of the last three years
ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – For the last three years, homicides in St. Louis County and its municipalities have gone up, with each passing year setting a new record high. “We were alarmed last year with a new record; it’s even more alarming this year,” said Detective Matt Crecelius, business manag…